TAMPA, Fl. - NOVEMBER 7: Mark Arcobello #26 of the Edmonton Oilers skates with the puck against Brett Connolly #14 of the Tampa Bay Lightning during the first period at Tampa Bay Times Forum on November 7, 2013 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Scott Iskowitz/Getty Images)
I definitely think going back down helped me, I had a lot of confidence down there, I played a lot of minutes and I think that helped me a lot. With the 37 games up here, that gave me experience as well. I know what it takes to play in the NHL and now it's time for me to show that I'm capable of being a full-time NHL player.
— Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl on finishing the 2014-15 season in juniors after playing 37 games with Edmonton to begin the season